Labourer (Operations) 4 positions

About the business


Hinchinbrook Shire Council is committed to it's region, communities and visitors through Strategic Leadership, open governance, delivery of quality services and care for the environment.


About the role


The Primary Responsibility of this Position is to efficiently carry our construction and maintenance tasks of civil infrastructure and undertake a wide range of maintenance, repair, improvement and construction activities within the Hinchinbrook Shire.

The position is expected to provide a high quality, client focused approach to the services provided by Infrastructure Operation Services. The incumbent will be required to assist in the development and implementation of Service Delivery Standards relevant to the position.


Benefits and perks


The Hinchinbrook Shire Council is a fair and equitable workplace and has a culture of innovation and transformation and offers a good work/life balance.

The Hinchinbrook Shire, is located at Ingham 110 kilometres north of Townsville and hosts a variety of environmental treasures including the Great Barrier Reef, Paluma Range National Park, Wallaman Falls and TYTO Wetlands to name a few. Hinchinbrook boasts a relaxing lifestyle with an abundance of fishing, bush walking, camping and outdoor activities, great shopping, local schools and modern medical facilities.


Skills and experience


Please note applications must address the essential and desirable selection criteria below to progress to the next stage of recruitment.


  1. Describe as an employee how you would meet the requirements of Section 13 (2) of the Local Government Act 2009;
  2. Describe as a employee how you would meet the requirements of Council's Code of Conduct;
  3. Detail examples of your past experience in concreting and form-setting;
  4. Detail examples of your past experience in operating plant and equipment together with certificate of competencies for a variety of Civil Construction plant;
  5. Detail examples of your ability to manage time to achieve tasks within a given timeframe;
  6. Detail examples of your ability to undertake manual handling and labouring tasks for extended periods in direct sunlight;
  7. Detail examples of your basic oral and written communication skills from previous employment;
  8. Do you have a MR Drivers Licence; and
  9. Do you have a General Construction Induction White Card.


  1. Detail examples of your ability to use electronic devices such as tablets and phones;
  2. Are you competent in Traffic Control and Traffic Management Implementation or do you have the willingness to undertake such training; and
  3. Do you have a Certificate III in Civil Construction


21/07/2020 $0 Townsville & Northern QLD 1 Trades & Services
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